Dr Matthew Foxton

Dr Matthew Foxton



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27 years of experience
14 years as a specialist

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“The experience with Dr Foxton was completely positive. He made me feel at ease, explained every stage of the process, answered my questions clearly and was exceedingly polite and patient focussed. “
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  • Neuro-Gastroenterology
  • Pancreaticobiliary Medicine (Bile Ducts & Pancreas)
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4191221
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    1,257 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    316 reviews


    Having graduated from St George’s Hospital Medical School in 1995, Dr Matthew Foxton undertook his specialist training in the South East London region and completed his training in 2007, having gained sub-specialty accreditation in hepatology-gastroenterology . In 2009, he completed his thesis on "Hepatitis C recurrence after liver transplantation", for which he was awarded an MD from the University of London. 

    With a vast expertise in liver disease and associated conditions, Dr Foxton was appointed Consultant Gastroenterologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich in 2007. In 2010, he took up a post as consultant hepatologist at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and King's College Hospital. Dr Foxton has a particular interest in viral hepatitis, early detection of liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma.

    In 2011, Dr Foxton became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. He is also a member of British Society of Gastroenterology, British Association for the Study of the Liver and American Association for the Study of Liver Disease.



    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Liver biopsy
    • Hepatitis
    • Anaemia
    • Hepatology (liver disease)
    • Dyspepsia (indigestion)
    • Viral hepatitis
    • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    • Non-invasive detection of liver disease
    • Chronic liver disease
    • Abnormal liver function tests
    • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    • Management of the complications of cirrhosis including hepatocellular carcinoma
    • Non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis


    • Bowel Cancer Screening
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Oesophageal Stent Insertion
    • Parenteral Nutrition
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    Special interests

    • Fatty Liver Disease
    • Hepatitis
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
    • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (Oesophagus & Stomach)
    • Acid Reflux
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bloating
    • Cholestasis
    • Colitis (Ulcerative Colitis)
    • Cirrhosis
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    • Pancreatitis
    • Barrett's Oesophagus
    • Dyspepsia (Indigestion)
    • Gastric (Stomach) Ulcers
    • Gastroparesis
    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC)
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    • MB BS (1995) - University of London


    • British Society of Gastroenterology
    • British Association for the Study of the Liver
    • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
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